Atmospheric Radiation

Progress and Prospects Proceedings of the Beijing International Radiation Symposium Beijing, China, August 26–30, 1986

  • Kuo-Nan Liou
  • Zhou Xiuji

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages N1-viii
  2. Opening Remarks

  3. Overview

  4. Radiation Budget Over the Qinghai-Xizang (Tibet) Plateau

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Patrick Minnis, Edwin F. Harrison, David R. Brooks, David Young
      Pages 76-81
    3. Cai Qiming, Wu Aisheng, Ye Zongxiu, K. N. Liou
      Pages 107-115
  5. Radiation Budget, General

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Chen Xing, Lu Yurong, Gao Guodong
      Pages 151-158
    3. R. T. Pinker, J. A. Ewing
      Pages 172-180
    4. Zhou Shuzhen, Shao Jianming
      Pages 222-230
    5. Zhong Lingsheng, Shan Yong, Qiu Zhengliu
      Pages 246-249
    6. G. I. Marchuk, K. Ya. Kondratyev, V. V. Kozoderov, O. A. Avaste, O. Yu. Kärner
      Pages 262-267
  6. Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 269-269
    2. W. L. Smith, H. E. Revercomb, H. B. Howell, H. M. Woolf, D. D. LaPorte
      Pages 271-281

About these proceedings


This book is a proceedings from the  ‘Beijing International Radiation Symposium’, held in August 26-30, 1986. It summarizes the discussions and debates that took place in the field of atmospheric radiation, remote sensing and climate applications at the time. It focuses on the challenges and prospects for atmospheric radiation in relation to remote sensing, weather prediction and climate studies.


Atmospheric Radiation Radiation Budget in China Radiation Instrumentation Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere Trace Gases Weather Prediction

Editors and affiliations

  • Kuo-Nan Liou
    • 1
  • Zhou Xiuji
    • 2
  1. 1.University of UtahUSA
  2. 2.State Meteorological AdministrationChina

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